Looking for a marathon or half-marathon to add to your 2016 racing schedule? Registration is now open for Race the Lake Marathon & Half-Marathon.
Race The Lake Marathon and Half marathon will take racers around beautiful Otsego lake in Cooperstown NY. You will run past such landmarks as the Otesaga Hotel, The Farmers Museum, The Fenimore Art Museum and The Baseball Hall Of Fame.
The lake will always be on your right with awesome views of the surrounding area. The course is very challenging and runs on small county route roads through small villages . Both the full and the half are certified by the USATF ,the race can be used as a Boston Marathon qualifier . The course is also completely staffed with many local volunteers. Numerous water and aid stations and also bicycle patrols that ensure a safe and directed run. Finishers will have included in the registration fee a bbq with finish line food . Awards to the overall male and female of both races and also age group awards will be given to the top three in each . Tech shirts to those who register before May 15th 2016 are guaranteed. All finishers will receive a medal as well